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FZNT25 KWNM 251450
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1050 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE SW PORTION WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE COAST FRI AND FRI NIGHT... THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT
INTO SUN WHILE WEAKENING. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN  DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT AS A WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG
THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE N WATERS MON
INTO MON NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING TO THE
COAST MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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